Gateway to Serviceā€¦.. Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives

Tijuana G. Griffin


Education Profile:

PhD Nursing Education (Candidate)
MSN, Nursing Education, University of Phoenix, 2008
MS, Healthcare Administration, University of Maryland University College, 1998


Professor Griffin is a native of Washington, DC. She started teaching at Washington Adventist University (WAU) as an adjunct professor in 2008. In 2010, she joined the nursing department as a full time faculty member. Before coming to WAU, she worked at Washington Adventist Hospital for over 20 years in critical care and surgery.

Research and Professional Activities:

Professor Griffin is in the dissertation phase of her doctoral studies at Capella University. Her goals include become a certified educator and teaching nursing students online.


School of Arts & Social SciencesĀ 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.